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1979

1978-1980

The first edition of the World Health Organization Classification of Tumors of the Central Nervous System was published in 1979 and took almost a decade to complete.

The second edition followed in 1993 and was considered a great step forward as it incorporated the advances in classification resulting from the introduction of immunohistochemistry.


The so-called true posterior communicating artery aneurysm was first described by Yoshida et al. 1) in 1979.

1)
Yoshida M, Watanabe M, Kuramoto S. “True” posterior communicating artery aneurysm. Surg Neurol. 1979;11:379–81.
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